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how does \includegraphics from the graphicx get the size of a .jpg image

Is there someplace where I can read about how \includegrapics uses the metadata that is stored with a JPG image? I have carefully sized 80 images with Photoshop such that the Photoshop's ImageSize ...
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a beginner trying out beamer, can't get it to itemize

I can't get this to itemize, I just want a couple bullet points in my block sorry for the lengthy header its my professors lol %A.DOCUMENTCLASSes. %The document class produces a style for the ...
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Append entries to an existing \graphicspath

I have a \graphicspath command at the beginning of a document (the main document): \graphicspath{{images/}{extras/images/}} I have sub-documents into which I insert images (actually SVG files from ...
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Insert 4 figures in a square like structure [duplicate]

I want to insert 4 figures in structure of a square i.e. in two rows and two columns, the structure I talk about is given in the image below; Please help me with piece of code. Thanks.
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Can't include jpg image

I am new to LaTeX and trying to learn it by writing a CV. I tried to add a photo of me in the document. The code is below: \documentclass[a4paper, 12pt]{article} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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Mathematical formulas on a graph (not made by TeX) [duplicate]

Let us assume that we have a graph created by a program different from LaTeX (that is not with PStricks or Tikz). I was wandering if it is possible to incorporate mathematical symbols on that graph ...
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What is a good workflow for importing and cropping EPS images?

I would like to be able to import an EPS file in to LaTeX while using some 3rd party image viewer/editor to quickly find crop coordinates. What are some good free tools for this? GIMP (the GNU Image ...
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I am trying to email a .tex file that uses \includegraphic? HELP? [on hold]

I am trying to email a .tex file that uses \includegraphics. The file compiles on my computer but does not compile on the computer of the person I am emailing because of the \includegraphics. Is there ...
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Drawing Gantt Chart for my Final Year Project [duplicate]

The image below is my FYP Gantt Chart, I am new to Tex writing and didn't have experience of drawing a gantt chart in Tex. Please help me by providing the code for gantt chart like image, and tell me ...
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Problem in MacTeX: package pdftex.def Error: File `./image1-eps-converted-to.pdf' not found

I have a problem using MacTeX (distribution TeXLive-2013 Intel 64) in Mac OS X 10.9.2, with the IDE TeXstudio 2.7.0. I am trying to include an EPS figure in my document (as I used to do in Windows), ...
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Previous half of page left blank when floating figure

I have a document where I wish to have a block of text then my figure then a block of text below that. I have tried using the [H] option along with the float package. While this does what I want it is ...
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How to create simple funnel in LaTeX?

I have a problem trying to create a simple funnel, as it can be seen on the attached file: I have tried to look at the internet, trying to write the lines, but it won't work. I am using TikZ. The ...
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Include non floating graphic in a theorem environment

In a mathematical text I use theorem environments, for example I have defined example. In some of these environments I‘d like to inlcude a graphic: \begin{example} A nice example for this foo is ...
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pdftooltip (from pdfcomment package) with included graphic?

I would like to show structure formulas associated with chemical compounds in tooltips, but have not been able to achieve that easily. \includegraphics appears to be ignored silently, rather its ...
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image inside a multirow: problems with the vertical space

I have a problem when including an image inside a table using the multirow option. My problem comes from the vertical space dedicated to this row. As you can see in the picture included, the image ...
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Importing plots from MATLAB to LaTeX

This is my first time trying to import plots created by MATLAB into LaTeX and it's not turning out very nicely. I have saved my MATLAB plot as a .png file here and an .eps file here. Using the .eps ...
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eps import wrong title in graphic \pi looks like \neq

Need to import a figure from Matlab. I export it as an eps and use epstopdf to import it in latex for some unknown reasons the greek pi in the title of the plot that looks ok in the .eps does not ...
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Scaling a graphics leads to an error [duplicate]

I have the following problem: I want to attach a photo in my resume on the right top. If I not use a scale argument, the file compiles but the photo is to large. However using a scale argument leads ...
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Images in table going over cell lines,

I'm trying to create a table with a few images in and it's mostly done apart from the images seemingly overlap with the cell lines deleting them. A shorter MWE is below (the full table will contain ...
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What might cause crop and trim to behave differently in different contexts?

I have tried to get a MWE for my problem, but really it is more of a dual to an MWE, because it doesn't work where my actual code DOES work, but I don't understand why it should work. For instance, ...
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Metrics of natwidth parameter in includegraphics when dealing with PDF

I need to get the .bbl file from the .bib and so need to compile the .tex in LaTex, but I have included PDF graphics which can be compiled in LaTex using natwidth, natheight params. \begin{figure} ...
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Shifting (sub)figure caption in case of merged figures

I have a small piece of code that merges two figures: \begin{figure} \centering \begin{minipage}{.5\textwidth} \hspace*{-1.5cm} \includegraphics[scale=0.45]{images/Figure1.pdf} ...
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How to draw a symbol on top of another symbol?

I have two circles: empty circle \circle{5} and solid circle \circle*{3} How can I draw solid one on top of empty one? Can we make a command? I want to put it within the text to show as a ...
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Drawing picture from math's test

In Finnish matriculation examination there were the following problem. How can one draw those pictures using LaTeX? A square ABCD is in coordinate system such that AB is on the x-axis and A=(0,0), ...
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included graphics is placed over the section

I have one section and below it i have this code. That image is placed over the print of section text, what is that? How can i place it under it? I am using package graphicx. \documentclass[11pt, ...
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How to set a background image on a custom background color in beamer?

I haven't found this question anywhere and therefore no answer to it. I have a beamer presentation where I use \usebackgroundtemplate in order to put a background image. Now on some slides I would ...
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Align downscaled graphics to the left

I include a PDF as a figure in my document, and the PDF is a great deal wider than the \linewidth. I use the adjustbox package to set the width to slightly more than \linewidth, but I can't figure out ...
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Looking for three images on top of each other with text underneath each

I need to place three images on a page with text under each, and then one 'overall' caption for the figure. This code puts the images on top of each other but the text is to the left of the images, I ...
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Effect of adding plus and minus to \includegraphics

I have a document with a lot of pictures. The exact scale of the pictures isn't all that important. Is it possible to allow the pictures a little bit of "stretch" to help squeeze everything together? ...
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Preventing caption in new page [duplicate]

This is not about keeping the picture or table close to where they have been mentioned. It is about keeping the caption of the picture (or table) together with the picture. Otherwise the picture and ...
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\twocolumn with nested \includegraphics

When typesetting this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} \twocolumn[ \includegraphics[width=12cm]{foo.png} ] \end{document} I get: ! Argument of \Gin@ii has an ...
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draw side by side graphs and make them more clear

I have two problems and sincerely I am trying to resolve them, but unfortunately I am not able...That is why I will appreciate very much your help. 1) My article architecture consists of two columns ...
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compile problem of “pdflatex+makeindex+bibtex” [duplicate]

I'm using the Springer latex macro package, but when I compile the tex. file using pdflatex+makeindex+bibtex (Miktex2.9), it always shows an error SVJour3 warning: Missing \journalname ! LaTeX ...
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How to prevent a pdf-figure to overlay text?

I have a pdf-figure which I want to include in my tex-file. I wrote the following line of code to insert the figure in my file: \includegraphics[width=.8\textwidth, bb=0cm 12.5cm 26cm ...
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Tikz: increase arrow head size

Given the Tikz example here http://www.texample.net/tikz/examples/double-arrows/ how do I increase the size of the arrow head? I'd like to make it way bigger but, after manipulating the code, I was ...
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Spaces in names causes problem with graphicx

I keep getting the file name of my images next to the image. For example: The full path of the file is \\Shared Folders\courses\acce\14\exams\mtndfa.png. From reading other tex.stackexchange ...
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Three different styles of heading

I'm wanting to adapt the following macro(s) to provide three different options of style heading. At the moment, if offers two, one if the section is normal (numbered) and another for section* ...
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Magnify part of picture with TikZ spy, expressed in relative scoped coordinates

I want to magnify part of a picture with the TikZ spy library; however, with a scope for using relative coordinates like in #9561 Drawing on an image with TikZ. Provided I'm using the image tux.png - ...
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outline image over entire page width

I am probably not the first to ask this question but I have tried every answer I could find before asking it here. The problem is that I want an image (eps) be on the top of the page. I want to add a ...
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Picture taking up the space left on last (twocolumn, balanced) page

Let's say I have a two-column scrbook document, with its last page of each chapter balanced by using the balance package because multicol is not an option for me for reasons that are not part of this ...
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How to arbitrarily center these drawings?

I have adapted the following to draw lines from the center of a circle out to n equally spaced points on a circle (the n th roots of unity, or the points of an n-gon, or a star graph). I need to be ...
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Does LaTeX takes into account the DPI of an image ? Or just the pixels? [duplicate]

Two images with same resolution (nb of pixels width and height) but with a ration of 2:1 in DPI one will display two times bigger than the other ?
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How do I replace a default graphic in a `beamer` theme with one of my own choosing?

I am using an own beamer theme beamerthemeXY.sty which includes a (blue) graphic bow.eps. This graphic is in /usr/share/texlive/texmf-dist/tex/latex/beamer/themes/images and is known by the latex ...
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how to vertical-align a figure

how can I vertical-align a figure? I've tried with: \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} \usepackage{chngcntr} \usepackage{tabularx} ...
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Scaling of landscape figures (images)

I'm trying to insert a landscape figure, which I want to scale down. I'm currently using: \begin{figure*}[tb] \centering ...
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Having both EPS and PNG in the same document

I am using style files from this link for Latex in WinEdt 7.0. When including figures, If I use pdflatex or PDFTexify for compiling it doesn't recognize EPS files : ! LaTeX Error: Unknown graphics ...
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Problem with visibility and compilation for pstricks figure

I have been trying to find the solution to get my code to compile, which has an error message similar to this one. In his example, he was giving the wrong number of dimensions for one of his objects. ...
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How do I get bmpsize working with htlatex?

I have the following test.tex: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tex4ht} \usepackage{bmpsize} \usepackage{graphicx} \begin{document} ...
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fancyhdr and \iftopfloat

I am relatively new to LaTeX, and I have been using the fancyhdr package, in which I have chapter title and numbers with headrulewidth on top of the page. However, when I have figures on top of a page ...
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How to get a file's “date modified” string when including graphics?

I am working on my thesis, and want to have the date corresponding to when each figure was generated included in it's caption. Currently I manually update the caption when I update the figure. I am ...